Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

Hey everyone! Today I’m bringing you a review for Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie.

This novel was one that I had been really looking forward to reading after I heard that the movie was coming out. It was a relatively short novel, but despite that, there was a lot of interesting things going on.

I hope you all enjoy the review!

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An Astronauts Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield

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Today I am writing a review for An Astronauts Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield. This book was one I didn’t expect to read recently but I found in on my boyfriend’s bookshelf and couldn’t help myself. I’ve heard about this book but had never felt intrigued enough to purchase the book myself.

Recently I’ve gotten back into reading and I started off with starting It by Stephen King. That book is a monster of a book so I found this novel to be very easy and quick to get through.

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November TBR

Hello everyone! I’m bringing you all my “potential” November TBR. I say potential because I don’t know whether I’ll be able to read anything this month, but I am hoping that I will be able to continue on with my reading!

I hope you all enjoy my TBR!

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October Wrap Up!

Hey guys, so October was finally the end to my dreaded reading slump (I hope) and I had an okay reading month. My reading did increase more near the end of the month so I didn’t manage to read too many novels, but despite that I’m very happy with what I did accomplish this month!

I hope you enjoy my October wrap up!

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The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson 

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I’ve had a spurt of reading energy (mostly because I was procrastinating studying for my midterm) and finished Stalking Jack the Ripper AND started The Heart of Betrayal yesterday! This reading slump I’ve had (for like two/three months) has been hell, and all I’ve been able to do is listen to audiobooks while I drive.

Finally I’ve kind of got a slight reading routine going and I’m very happy about it. Therefore, today I’m bringing a review for The Heart of Betrayal by Mary E. Pearson.

This novel has been one I have been putting off for quite a while now, mainly because I bought the paperback versions of the first two novels and I wanted to wait until the paperback of the last book came out – which I don’t even know when that is anymore.

Anywho, I’m just going to jump into my review for The Heart of Betrayal now!

Enjoy!

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Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco

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Today I’m bringing to you a review for Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco.

This was a highly anticipated novel for me, and unfortunately I was a bit disappointed with how this novel turned out.

I hope you all enjoy my review!

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A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin Review

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Today I am bringing to you a long awaited review for A Song of Ice and Fire by George R.R. Martin.

I’ve been listening to this book on Audiobook for what feels like many many months – and I’m very excited to finally be done.

I hope you all enjoy this review!

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Gifted

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Since I went through a very horrible reading slump, a lot of what I did was TV and Movies. Therefore, I hope you guys are ready for the massive influx of posts about all the things I’ve watched.

There is a lot.

I’m starting with Gifted – because it was one of my favourites.


IMDB Rating: 7.7/10MV5BMjQ2NDU3NDE0M15BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwMjA3OTg0MDI@._V1_SY1000_CR0,0,675,1000_AL_
Year: 2017
Time: 1h 41min
Cast: Chris Evans, McKenna Grace, Jenny Slate, and Octavia Spencer
Genre: Drama

Plot: Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

 

 


My Thoughts

I have been wanting to watch this movie for quite a while now, and I’m very glad I finally got to it.

The reason I was so drawn to this movie was mainly due to the fact that it had Chris Evans and he is a very handsome man, but this movie is so much more than that pretty face.

This movie is incredibly emotional if you like kids even a little bit, honestly even if you hate kids this movie will tear you apart.

This movie follows a man who is taking care of his dead sister’s child. Mary (the kid) is a literal genius but Frank (Chris Evans) wants her to live a normal life because he believes that his sister’s (who was also a genius) life was filled with too much work and too little play, and he doesn’t want that for Mary. In enters Frank’s mother who thinks that Mary should be learning and being tutored 24/7 so she can live up to her potential – madness ensues.

I really loved watching Mary solve equations and do all the smart things that genius’ do, I thought it was very interesting to watch. I also felt all the emotions when we saw how this whole situation was effecting Frank and Mary.

All in all this movie was very very heartbreaking. You feel all the emotions when you watch this movie, and you see a lot happen that you don’t expect.

I thought that all of the actors in this movie were amazing, and played their parts wonderfully. Mary, played by McKenna Grace, was also incredible to watch.

I definitely think you should watch this movie if you enjoy Dramatic movies that will make you emotional.


That concludes my review for Gifted. I hope you enjoyed!

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Movie Madness: Annabelle Creation

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Today I am bringing to you a review of Annabelle Creation. I was excited to see this movie because I was a big fan of the Conjuring 1. Little did I know how terrifying this movie would end up being.

I didn’t expect the amount of jump scares and scary bits this movie would have.

Here’s a hint.

There were a lot.

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Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller (Spoiler-Free Review)

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Today I have a review to bring you, that I’m quite excited to write. Recently I’ve been in a bit of a book slump and I’ve had a hard time finding time to sit down and read instead of watch Netflix 24/7. This unfortunately hasn’t changed much, but I did have a great time reading this book and finished it in two sittings – which I think is pretty good for where I’m at right now.

This is a great novel for when you’re in a reading slump because it moves so fast, so I’m very glad I decided to pick this one up.

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